Coast to Coast, a Women of Color National Artists' Book Project / Faith Ringgold, Clarissa Sligh, Margaret Gallagoes ; Lisa Yi, Ginane Bacho, Michelle Godwin, Diosa Summers-Fitzgerald, Miriam Hernandez, Carmen Sanchez, Marcia McNair, Lotus Do-Brooks, Carole Byard, Tomie Arai.


77 x 56 cm; 30" x 22"
A screen printed broadside, with text printed in black, and illustrations printed in black, orange, purple and teal. The broadside advertises an exhibit of artists' books by women of color. The broadside is illustrated with eighteen vignettes depicting different patterns, animals, human forms, and other images, all enclosed in square black frames. The colophon reads: "This exhibition has been funded in part by the New York State Council on the Arts and Open Meadows Foundation. Poster printed at the Lower East Side Print Shop." CBA has two copies, this is copy 1, signed by the artists, dated, and numbered at foot: "Faith Ringgold. Michelle Godwin. Marcia McNair. Carmen Sanchez. Clarissa Sligh. Lotus. Ginane Bacho. Diosa. Miriam Hernandez. Tomie Arai. Lisa Yi. Carole Byard. NY, NY, 1988. 93/190."